Season 2 Episodes

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Season 2, Episode 24 - Air Date: 5/23/2005
In the final episode of the series' second season, the new owner of the Montecito will be making some big changes to both the staff and property at the casino.
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Magic Carpet Fred

Season 2, Episode 23 - Air Date: 5/9/2005
When the colorful billionaire Fred Puterbaugh (guest star Jon Lovitz) returns to the Montecito, with new girlfriend singing star Ashanti (as herself), there is bound to be some great entertainment.
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Letters, Lawyers and Loose Women

Season 2, Episode 22 - Air Date: 5/2/2005
Mary meets her secret admirer but faces legal issues on the road to romance. When a philandering hotel guest (guest star Dave Foley) loses his wedding ring at a local brothel, Mike agrees to help him find it by investigating the establishment.
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Hide and Sneak

Season 2, Episode 21 - Air Date: 4/25/2005
Ed suspects that the Montecito's security system has been breached and that he and his hotel staff are now under surveillance, Danny and Mike are employed to expose the identity of the phantom mole.
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Hit Me!

Season 2, Episode 20 - Air Date: 3/28/2005
When cutting-edge surveillance technology fails to catch a thief in the act, Ed must rely on good ol' human ingenuity to crack the case.
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One Nation, Under Surveillance

Season 2, Episode 19 - Air Date: 3/14/2005
When an ex-Marine turned local politician is embroiled in a sordid scandal with a 16-year-old runaway, Danny (Josh Duhamel) vows to clear his comrade's name, but he soon learns that people aren't always as they appear when an even seedier truth is revealed.
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To Protect and Serve Manicotti

Season 2, Episode 18 - Air Date: 2/21/2005
When a local restaurateur (and mother of a Montecito showgirl) is approached by petty mobsters, Ed enlists the support of a long-time friend "Frank the Repairman" (guest star Sylvester Stallone) to quash their extortion attempts.
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Tainted Love

Season 2, Episode 17 - Air Date: 2/14/2005
Sam is over the moon about hosting the "whale of all whales" - a billionare (guest star Dean Cain) she's hooked to stay at the Montecito.
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Can You See What I See?

Season 2, Episode 16 - Air Date: 2/7/2005
When the hotel enters one of its slowest weeks of the year, Ed decides to stir things up a bit by switching everyone's job positions around so they can walk in one another's shoes.
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Whale of a Time

Season 2, Episode 15 - Air Date: 1/24/2005
Ed receives an unexpected visit from a beautiful former co-worker, whose mere presence puts everyone's lives in serious danger.
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The Lie Is Cast

Season 2, Episode 14 - Air Date: 1/17/2005
Danny's (Josh Duhamel) generous act gets him into trouble with the police and leaves Ed (James Caan) having to clean up the mess.
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Sperm Whales and Spearmint Rhinos

Season 2, Episode 13 - Air Date: 1/10/2005
Chaos is set in motion when Danny and Delinda find a hotel guest who appears to have committed suicide.
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When You Got to Go, You Got to Go

Season 2, Episode 12 - Air Date: 1/3/2005
When Ed (James Caan) is kidnapped, Danny (Josh Duhamel) and Mike (James Lesure) begin a frantic search of the city to find him.
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My Beautiful Launderette

Season 2, Episode 11 - Air Date: 12/6/2004
Sam gets involved with a drug cartel when she learns that one of her clients is illegally laundering drug money through the Montecito.
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Silver Star

Season 2, Episode 10 - Air Date: 11/29/2004
Ed and Mike piece together the clues of a possible kidnapping. Their efforts lead to a man with a criminal past and also force Mike to recall a terrible memory from his childhood.
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Degas Away with It

Season 2, Episode 9 - Air Date: 11/15/2004
Ed uses his past connections and some old-school tactics to hunt down the man who stole a priceless work of art from the Montecito.
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Two of a Kind

Season 2, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/8/2004
Ed, Danny, and Mike combine forces with NBC's "Crossing Jordan" investigative team of Dr. Jordan Cavanaugh and Det.
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Montecito Lancers

Season 2, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/1/2004
As they prepare their youth football team for the Casino League Championship game, Danny and Mike search for a missing casino employee and aspiring inventor whose hobby may have gotten him into serious trouble.
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Games People Play

Season 2, Episode 6 - Air Date: 11/18/2004
Nessa is stunned when a mysterious woman shows up at the Montecito with news that her father is alive and wants to communicate with her.
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Good Run of Bad Luck

Season 2, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/11/2004
Danny agrees to help an ex-marine's wife out by caring for her 8 month baby boy while she attends an interview, but concern is raised when she doesn't return, leaving Danny to care for the child longer than anticipated.
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Catch of the Day

Season 2, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/4/2004
Sam has to jet off across the country in search of replacement lobsters when a truckload he purchased for a very important wedding, is stolen.
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Blood Is Thicker

Season 2, Episode 3 - Air Date: 9/27/2004
Ed is framed for murder when enemies from his past resurface. Danny and Mike secretly intervene to investigate and take matters into their own hands.
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The Count of Montecito

Season 2, Episode 2 - Air Date: 9/20/2004
Danny, Mike and Sam scurry to solve the tactics of a ring of card counters. Meanwhile, Nessa is faced with the return of Fred Puterbaugh (guest star Jon Lovitz) who professes his love and admiration to her, much to her dismay.
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Have You Ever Seen the Rain?

Season 2, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/13/2004
Danny returns from the war, much to the surprise and joy of everybody, particularly Mary. However, he is acting strangely as the memories of the war haunt him.